Kay Kerr is a former journalist and community newspaper editor from Brisbane, Australia, now living on the Sunshine Coast with her husband and daughter and working as a freelance writer. Kay was writing the first draft of Please Don’t Hug Me, her first novel, when she received her own autism-spectrum diagnosis. Her second Own Voices autistic YA novel 'Social Queue' will be out in late 2021. Find her work at


Normalize Neurodivergence

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